Annual Event: Girls Exploring Math and Science
Save the Date for GEMS 2015!
Saturday, February 21, 2015
9 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
The Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council and the Houston Museum of Natural Science invite you to attend the Girls Exploring Math and Science (GEMS) event. The Museum will be filled with hands-on science and math for everyone to experience. Local professionals will be at the Museum to answer questions about their careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.
Thanks to Society of Petroleum Engineers / Gulf Coast Section for its support of GEMS 2015!
GEMS event is free with Museum admission.
Interested in bringing a group? Call Field Trips (713) 639-4659 for group bookings.
for more information on how you can participate in 2015.
GEMS 2015 Overnight
February 20, 2015
Sold out! Registration for the GEMS 2015 Overnight is now closed.
GEMS Event - Perfect opportunity for families to encourage students to excel in math and science
GEMS is open to girls of all ages, as well as friends and family. Explore the world of math and science right here at the Museum as a troop field trip or a family outing. Visit the Museum's exhibit halls, see booths and activities created by Girl Scout troops, play science and math games, try your hand at cool contraptions and much, much more!
Opportunities for Girl Scouts, School Groups, and Educators
Girls teaching girls to expand their horizons! Groups of Students (4th-12th graders) who are enthusiastic about sharing their knowledge of a fun science or math topic are eligible to host a booth at GEMS! Come see all of the hard work that the students have put into their projects this year! Student booths will be open until 12pm at GEMS, so make sure you get here early!
Interested in having your students participate by hosting a booth at the Girls Exploring Math and Science event?
Participating booths are eligible to win prizes for their school science labs or math classrooms!
Teachers, consider offering extra credit for your students to attend or apply to host a booth to teach a topic for a day!
Opportunities for Community Groups and Businesses
Share your career or your passion with the science and math enthusiasts of tomorrow! Community booths immerse girls in the exciting worlds of math, science, engineering and technology and the careers that relate to them. GEMS community booths are located in the HMNS Grand Hall and have a great opportunity to reach out to Houston area families.
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